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Dominion Energy: Siemens Gamesa to supply turbines for 2.6GW U.S. offshore wind farm

Christian Fernsby |
Dominion Energy has selected Siemens Gamesa as preferred supplier for its 2.64GW offshore wind project to be located 43.4km off the coast of Virginia Beach in the U.S.

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As a preferred supplier, Siemens Gamesa will supply the latest turbines within its Offshore Direct Drive platform. The number of turbines will be determined in later phases of development, Dominion Energy said.

The preferred supplier agreement will support the energy company in submitting the project’s construction and operations plan (COP) to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) later this year.

Subject to all the receipt of all the approvals and a final investment decision by Dominion Energy, the offshore wind farm’s installation is expected to be completed by 2026.

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